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Welfare for Young People and Families

During the time of self-isolation, young people and families will continue to have access to vital supports to ensure their safety and welfare. 

The following is a list of weblinks and contact numbers for services that may be of help.

Child Protection

Website: https://www.pkc.gov.uk/childprotection

Tel: 01738 476768

Adult Support & Protection

Website: https://www.pkc.gov.uk/asap

Tel: 0345 30 111 20

Perth & Kinross Foodbank

Website: https://perthkinross.foodbank.org.uk/

Tel: 01738626799, 07876382568

Childline

Website: https://www.childline.org.uk/

Tel: 0800 1111

Samaritans

Website: https://www.samaritans.org/?nation=scotland

Tel: 116 123

Perth & Kinross Mental Health Directory of Services

Website: https://www.pkc.gov.uk/mentalhealth

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NHS Scotland (NHS Inform  / NHS24)

Website: https://www.nhsinform.scot/

Tel: 111

Citizens Advice

Website: https://www.cas.org.uk/

Tel: 01738 450580

PKC Welfare Rights Team

Website: https://www.pkc.gov.uk/wrt 

Tel: 01738 476900

Perth & Kinross Council

Website: https://www.pkc.gov.uk

Tel: 01738 475000

YoungScot

Website: https://young.scot/

Tel: 0808 8010338

Cool2Talk

Website: https://cool2talk.org/

Non-emergency Police

Tel: 101

Emergency Services

Tel: 999

Community support in Perth

Click here to download a range of support available in the Perth area. 

Welfare and benefits services

Click here to download a range of welfare and benefits service information. 

World Health Organisation (WHO) - WhatsApp

The WHO has launched a messaging service with partners WhatsApp and Facebook to keep people safe from coronavirus. The service can be accessed through a link that opens a conversation on WhatsApp. Users can simply type “hi” to activate the conversation, prompting a menu of options that can help answer their questions about COVID-19.

COVID 19 Staying Safe Leaflet

This leaflet sets out who may need extra support during the Covid-19 outbreak; how to access this support; and how you can help in your community, whilst staying safe yourself.

Alzheimer Scotland

Website: https://www.alzscot.org/ 

Tel: 24 hour Freephone Dementia Helpline: 0808 808 3000 | Poster